The best universal camera battery charger in 2024

best universal camera battery charger
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This universal camera battery charger guide contains a range of chargers that will ensure you're never caught without power again. 

If you like to travel, and you've had enough of carrying loads of different charges and cables to recharge your camera, smartphone, tablet and other portable devices, then it's probably time to invest in a universal battery charger.

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Ben Andrews

Ben is the Imaging Labs manager, responsible for all the testing on Digital Camera World and across the entire photography portfolio at Future. Whether he's in the lab testing the sharpness of new lenses, the resolution of the latest image sensors, the zoom range of monster bridge cameras or even the latest camera phones, Ben is our go-to guy for technical insight. He's also the team's man-at-arms when it comes to camera bags, filters, memory cards, and all manner of camera accessories – his lab is a bit like the Batcave of photography! With years of experience trialling and testing kit, he's a human encyclopedia of benchmarks when it comes to recommending the best buys.